Charles Robert Leslie (1794-1859) was a contemporary chronicler of the British school of painting and Constable's first and most sympathetic biographer.
Portrait of C R Leslie, RA by Alfred Edward Chalon, 1848
© Royal Academy of Arts
- 38 x 30.5 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £3,000 ( Total: £5,850)
- Acquired in:
- Chomé Fine Art
He was elected as a Royal Academian in 1816 and this work was painted by a close freiend and fellow academian.
John Gibbons; Reverend B Gibbons; Gibbons family by descent; Chomé Fine Art, Sherborne.